The Award in Focal Points for Literacy (DAAWD80) Level 5 fast track pre-entry award course provides a route to study our Level 5 Certificate in Strategic Teaching Support for Dyslexia and Literacy (DACRT60).
Please note: the fast track route is available to graduates only, who are currently (or recently within the last 2 years) employed to work with learners in a dyslexia/literacy setting.
Upon successful completion of the Award in Focal Points for Literacy course participants will progress on to the Level 5 Certificate in Strategic Teaching Support for Dyslexia and Literacy (DACRT60) therefore gaining The Level 5 Diploma in Strategic Teaching Support for Dyslexia and Literacy (DADIP61).
If you do not hold a degree you may be interested in our Pathway route to gaining The Level 5 Diploma in Strategic Teaching Support for Dyslexia and Literacy (DADIP61) see:
This award course is not required for those following a pathway route.
This intensive course provides a grounding in the key theoretical perspectives and constructs required to gain a firm understanding of how literacy-related difficulties arise and are perpetuated.
Learning Outcomes – On completion, participants will be able to:
Please note: We reserve the right to request information in support of all applications from a headteacher or other suitably qualified line manager or referee.
All monies must be received before the start of the course.
Please click on the date below to make a booking for Award 80: